09/25

1977 World Record Scandal

Pietro Maximoff breaks 8 world records, sparking review of mutant participation in athletics.

Athletics officials adopt a genetic testing policy in partnership with Trask Industries in which no athletes carrying the mutant X-gene can compete in professional sporting events. This occurs following the investigation of Pietro Maximoff, Quicksilver, who broke 8 world records in track and field events.

  • 1962

    Bay of Pigs

  • 1963

    Free Magneto

  • 1965

    The School For Gifted Youngsters

  • 1967

    Artificial Limbs

  • 1972

    The 18½ Minute Gap

  • 1973

    Sentinel Mark I

  • 1975

    Xavier in Washington

  • 1977

    World Record Scandal

  • 1984

    The Human Majority

  • 1986

    Chernobyl Mutations

  • 1988

    Berlin Wall Protests

  • 1989

    DNA Evidence

  • 1991

    South African Reform

  • 1994

    Zapatista Rebellion

  • 1996

    Mad Cow Disease

  • 2001

    Guantanamo Bay

  • 2006

    The Battle of Alcatraz

  • 2008

    U.S. Border Control

  • 2009

    Mutant Inhibitor Collar

  • 2010

    Trask Acquires X Mansion

  • 2011

    Occupy Wall Street

  • 2012

    Prison Camp Escape

  • 2013

    Mark X

  • 2015

    RIP Beast

  • 2018

    Free Mutants

  • 1962

    Bay of Pigs

  • 1963

    Free Magneto

  • 1965

    The School For Gifted Youngsters

  • 1967

    Artificial Limbs

  • 1972

    The 18½ Minute Gap

  • 1973

    Sentinel Mark I

  • 1975

    Xavier in Washington

  • 1977

    World Record Scandal

  • 1984

    The Human Majority

  • 1986

    Chernobyl Mutations

  • 1988

    Berlin Wall Protests

  • 1989

    DNA Evidence

  • 1991

    South African Reform

  • 1994

    Zapatista Rebellion

  • 1996

    Mad Cow Disease

  • 2001

    Guantanamo Bay

  • 2006

    The Battle of Alcatraz

  • 2008

    U.S. Border Control

  • 2009

    Mutant Inhibitor Collar

  • 2010

    Trask Acquires X Mansion

  • 2011

    Occupy Wall Street

  • 2012

    Prison Camp Escape

  • 2013

    Mark X

  • 2015

    RIP Beast

  • 2018

    Free Mutants

09/25

1984 Minister Dubs Mutants "God's Curse"

“The Human Majority” targets Mutants as God’s curse.

Popular televangelist minister, Bob Bell, and his organization, “The Human Majority,” champion a strong anti-mutant movement. Among their principles is the belief that disease is God’s curse for mutant integration.

  • 1962

    Bay of Pigs

  • 1963

    Free Magneto

  • 1965

    The School For Gifted Youngsters

  • 1967

    Artificial Limbs

  • 1972

    The 18½ Minute Gap

  • 1973

    Sentinel Mark I

  • 1975

    Xavier in Washington

  • 1977

    World Record Scandal

  • 1984

    The Human Majority

  • 1986

    Chernobyl Mutations

  • 1988

    Berlin Wall Protests

  • 1989

    DNA Evidence

  • 1991

    South African Reform

  • 1994

    Zapatista Rebellion

  • 1996

    Mad Cow Disease

  • 2001

    Guantanamo Bay

  • 2006

    The Battle of Alcatraz

  • 2008

    U.S. Border Control

  • 2009

    Mutant Inhibitor Collar

  • 2010

    Trask Acquires X Mansion

  • 2011

    Occupy Wall Street

  • 2012

    Prison Camp Escape

  • 2013

    Mark X

  • 2015

    RIP Beast

  • 2018

    Free Mutants

  • 1962

    Bay of Pigs

  • 1963

    Free Magneto

  • 1965

    The School For Gifted Youngsters

  • 1967

    Artificial Limbs

  • 1972

    The 18½ Minute Gap

  • 1973

    Sentinel Mark I

  • 1975

    Xavier in Washington

  • 1977

    World Record Scandal

  • 1984

    The Human Majority

  • 1986

    Chernobyl Mutations

  • 1988

    Berlin Wall Protests

  • 1989

    DNA Evidence

  • 1991

    South African Reform

  • 1994

    Zapatista Rebellion

  • 1996

    Mad Cow Disease

  • 2001

    Guantanamo Bay

  • 2006

    The Battle of Alcatraz

  • 2008

    U.S. Border Control

  • 2009

    Mutant Inhibitor Collar

  • 2010

    Trask Acquires X Mansion

  • 2011

    Occupy Wall Street

  • 2012

    Prison Camp Escape

  • 2013

    Mark X

  • 2015

    RIP Beast

  • 2018

    Free Mutants